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Plant Engineer Salary

$112,153 (USD)

Average Salary

$54/hr

Average Hourly

$6,460

Average Bonus

Last updated: November 22, 2019

The average pay for a Plant Engineer is $112,153 a year and $54 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Plant Engineer is between $78,383 and $139,310. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Plant Engineer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Plans, oversees, and coordinates activities concerned with development, design, construction, modification, and maintenance of equipment, machinery, and facilities.
  • Establishes standards and policies for pollution control, installation, modification, quality control, testing, operating procedure, inspection, and maintenance of equipment, according to engineering principles and safety regulations.
  • Excludes paraprofessionals and supervisory positions.
Plant Engineer Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Architectural and Engineering Managers

Job family population: 188,290

Estimated population of Plant Engineer jobs: 6,101

Rate of error: 0.9%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$130,016
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Plant Engineer Job Listings for United States

Plant Engineer Maintenance Manager
Nov 19
Suwanee, GA, USA
Specialized Placement Group
The Plant engineer will be responsible for overseeing and management of all maintenance personnel. Duties Plant Engineer will oversee and manage all maintenance personnel. Will assist with continuous ...
Plant Manager
Oct 25
Florence, KY, USA
Novolex Holdings, LLC
Our careers include manufacturing, engineering, procurement, supply chain, finance, HR, product ... Plant Manager Position Summary: This position is responsible for the overall day-to-day operation ...
Quality Engineer
Nov 22
Ames, IA, USA
Cameron Craig Group
Quality Engineer Ames, IA $90-95k + bonus Our manufacturing client is actively searching for a ... Use problem solving tools to improve plant first time yield, leak DPMO and hold rates to meet plant ...
Quality Engineer - Automotive Manufacturing
Nov 19
Elizabethton, TN, USA
Arthur Wright and Associates
Ensure that plant documents requiring controls are identified and properly introduced into the ... Quality Engineer Requirements: * Bachelor's Degree - Prefer an Engineering degree. An Associates ...
Quality Engineer
Nov 21
Marshalltown, IA, USA
Cameron Craig Group
The Quality Engineer will support key contributions to the Quality Management System. Under limited ... Use problem solving tools to improve plant first time yield, leak DPMO, and hold rates to meet ...

The average pay for a Plant Engineer is $112,153 a year and $54 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Plant Engineer is between $78,383 and $139,310. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Plant Engineer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Plant Engineer Maintenance Manager
Nov 19
Suwanee, GA, USA
Specialized Placement Group
The Plant engineer will be responsible for overseeing and management of all maintenance personnel. Duties Plant Engineer will oversee and manage all maintenance personnel. Will assist with continuous ...
Plant Manager
Oct 25
Florence, KY, USA
Novolex Holdings, LLC
Our careers include manufacturing, engineering, procurement, supply chain, finance, HR, product ... Plant Manager Position Summary: This position is responsible for the overall day-to-day operation ...
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